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Karns eager to contribute out of bullpen

Nathan Karns, who has been a regular starter for the Mariners this season, will soon take the mound as a reliever for the second time in his Major League career.
25 days ago

Seattle moves Karns to bullpen, LeBlanc stays in rotation

SEATTLE (AP) The Seattle Mariners are moving starter Nathan Karns to the bullpen and keeping Wade LeBlanc in the rotation moving forward. Seattle manager Scott Servais said Tuesday that Taijuan Walker would start on Thursday against Baltimore and LeBlanc would be pushed back to Friday. That left out Karns, who for a time earlier this season was Seattle's most consistent starter...
Via Associated Press
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Karns gets win, but HR checkers start

Nathan Karns allowed four runs over five inning Saturday, good enough to pick-up his first victory since May 30.
29 days ago

Cardinals can't overcome rough start, lose 5-4 to Mariners

SEATTLE -- Dae-Ho Lee drove in two runs and Leonys Martin had three hits to help Nathan Karns get his first win in almost a month as the Seattle Mariners beat the St. Louis Cardinals 5-4 on Saturday night.Karns (6-2) gave up four runs and five hits in five innings for his first victory since May 30, and Steve Cishek got the last three outs for his 17th save of the season.The Mariners...
Via Associated Press
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Cardinals hope to rebound Saturday after tough loss in series opener

SEATTLE -- While the Seattle Mariners' Nathan Karns is certainly no Felix Hernandez, he may well be greeted with a King-sized welcome when he takes the mound Saturday against the St. Louis Cardinals.Unlike recent starters Wade LeBlanc, Adrian Sampson and Vidal Nuno, Karns is a major league starting pitcher. That's a rarity on a pitching staff that's running out of pitching options...
Via Fox Sports
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Nathan Karns on Studiously Overpowering Batters

Nathan Karns is currently competing with James Paxton for a spot at the back end of Seattle’s starting rotation. The 28-year-old right-hander has the potential to be more than a No. 5, however. Acquired by the Mariners from Tampa Bay in November, Karns has a big fastball, a power curveball and a much-improved changeup. In 27 games last year, he logged a 3.67 ERA and struck out...
Via Fangraphs
March 25, 2016  |  Discuss

Seattle Mariners faces: Is Nate Karns the missing piece?

Seattle Mariners just got another solid, young arm to add to an already prestigious rotation. Nathan Karns is just the kind of pitcher to help break the longest playoff drought in the majors. The trade may have come at a price, but Logan Morrison, Danny Farquhar, and Brad Miller weren’t fitting into the team anymore since about mid-season of last year when Mark Trumbo came on...
November 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Rays promote Nathan Karns, designate Heath Bell for assignment

Nathan Karns will become the Tampa Bay Rays' new depth piece in the bullpen. On Sunday morning, the team promoted the right-hander, who was acquired in a four-player trade with the Washington Nationals last February. The Rays also designated right-hander Heath Bell for assignment. Karns, 26, allowed no runs and four hits in 6 1/3 innings in spring training with Tampa Bay. He was...
Via Fox Sports Florida
May 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Newcomer spotlight: Nathan Karns finds comfort, home with Rays

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. -- From a quick transition to comfort, Nathan Karns found a new home. On Feb. 13, the right-hander was part of a four-player trade that sent three former members of the Tampa Bay Rays to the Washington Nationals: catcher Jose Lobaton, outfielder Drew Vettleson and left-hander Felipe Rivero. The deal happened one day before Rays pitchers and catchers reported...
Via Fox Sports Florida
March 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Rays trade three to Nationals in exchange for pitcher Nathan Karns

Catcher Jose Lobaton is headed to the Washington Nationals as part of a four-player deal that will land pitcher Nathan Karns in Tampa Bay. Outfielder Drew Vettleson and left-hander Felipe Rivero – two former Rays prospects – were also traded to the Nationals. The move comes one day before Rays pitchers and catchers report to Port Charlotte, Fla., for spring training. Lobaton...
Via Fox Sports Florida
February 13, 2014  |  Discuss

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